While the print media was objective in its critique, most television channels indulged in cynical debates. The children of the nation gave a befitting reply to skeptical television anchors and the crab mentality( If we couldn't do it, neither should you) of the opposition by turning out in huge numbers. Barring a few, majority of the teachers and children across the nation felt happy interacting with their PM for the first time.
In view of the above ground realities, what message did we give to our young television viewers by politicizing the interaction? Is President Obama criticized endlessly on national television when he talks to school children?
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